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Norwegian Literature in Medieval and Early Modern Times

by Jorgenson, Theodore

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1952
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Near Fine
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Northfield MN: St. Olaf College, 1952 This volume is based on Jorgenson's 1933 "History of Norwegian Literature", checked, revised and at some points much enlarged. Snorri Sturluson constitutes an entirely new article. 208 pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ''.
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Poetic Unreason and Other Studies

by Graves, Robert

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1968
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As New
Edition
Reprint of 1925 Edition
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New York: Biblio and Tannen, 1968 "...a synthesis suggested between modern analytic psychology and the reading of poetry "emotionally". 276 pages.. Reprint of 1925 Edition. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket. 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 ''.
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Writing and Vulnerability in the late Renaissance

by Tylus, Jane

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1993
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As New
ISBN
9780804721387
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Stanford CA: Stanford University Press, 1993 307 pages. . Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jacket. 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ".
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Tobias Smollett A Study of His Miscellaneous Works

by Whitridge, Arnold

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1925
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Near Fine
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$30.00

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Self Published, 1925 Ph.D. thesis for Columbia University's Doctor of Philosophy degree. Smollett as poet, journalist, political pamphleteer, traveler, and satirist. 129 pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 7 x 10 ''.
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Country Notes in Wartime

by Sackville-West, V.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1941
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Good +
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1st American Edition
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New York: Doubleday, Doran, 1941 85 pages. Literary diary-like entries up to and during WWII. Text block Near Fine; green cloth covers have faint stains, expecially on spine, and glue marks on front and rear endpages.. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Good +/No Dustjacket. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 ".
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V. S. Pritchett A Working Life

by Treglown, Jeremy

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2005
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780712697255
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UK: Pimlico, 2005 308 pages. "Analyses the art and pwer of Pritchett's seemingly artless writings..." b/w photos.. Paperback. Near Fine. 6 x 9 1/4 ".
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The Lion's Mouth

by Raine, Kathleen

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1978
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Good +
Edition
Frst Printing
ISBN
9780807608777
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New York: Braziller, 1978 Kathleen Raine's concluding chapters of autobiography. Ink notes on free front endpage, a few lines in margins throughout text, DJ price clipped, front panel has horizontal scuff lines. Frst Printing. Hard Cover. Good +/Good +. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 ''.
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Farewell Happy Fields

by Raine, Kathleen

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1977
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780807608593
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New York: Braziller, 1977 Kathleen Raine, poet, born in 1908, "tells of my life to the end of childhood" 173 pages, 3 lines of pencil notes on free front endpage.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 ''.
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When the Grass Was Taller

by Coe, Richard N.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1984
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Very Good
ISBN
9780300032109
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$35.00

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New Haven CT: Yale University Press, 1984 Autobiography and the experience of childhood. Coe demonstrates that the very idea of childhood as a state of consciousness radically different from adulthood is relatively new, and that childhood autobiography grows out of the poetic impulse to evoke and recreate that other state. Book slightly shelf-cocked, DJ top edge sunned.. Hard Cover. Very… Read more
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Land Unknown

by Raine, Kathleen

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Frst Printing
ISBN
9780807608005
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New York: Braziller, 1975 Kathleen Raine's recital of becoming an acclaimed poet. Pencil notes on first 2 blank pages, pencil lines in margin of a few pages. 207 pages.. Frst Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 ''.
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Richard Middleton The Man and His Work

by Savage, Henry

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1922
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Near Fine
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$25.00

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Boston: Small, Maynard & Co., 1922 Middleton 1882-1911, was a poet and author (The Ghost Ship).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 6 x 9 ''.
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Dreams in the Mirror A Biography of E. E. Cummings

by Kennedy, Richard S.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1980
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780871406385
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New York: Liveright, 1980 In following Cummings' development as a poet, the book includes a large number of previously unpublished poems. 529 pages. DJ edges slightly bumped, price clipped (now in mylar sleeve). . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +. 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 ".
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Finding a Form

by Gass, William H.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1996
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As New
ISBN
9780801484896
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Ithaca New York: Cornell University Press, 1996 Essays showing how writing and thinking relate to life. 354 pages.. Paperback. As New. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 ".
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Roland Legend in Nineteenth-Century French Literature

by Redman, Harry (Jr.)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1991
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780813117324
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Lexington KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1991 Redman now shows how writers, with varying outlooks and approaches and divergent purposes, drew upon the legend from 1777 to the end of WWI. 247 pages.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 ".
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Thistle and Rose A Study of Hugh MacDiarmid's Poetry

by Boutelle, Ann E.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1981
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780838750230
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Lewisburg: Bucknell University Press, 1981 Boutelle traces the themes, influences, motifs and pasions that haunted MacDiarmid's poetry. 259 pages. 3/8 x 1" black ink mark on free front endpage, otherwise fine condition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 6 x 8 1/2 ".
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Story of Axel Munthe

by Munthe, Gustaf & Uexkull, Gudrun

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1953
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Very Good +
Edition
3rd Printing of This Edition
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London: John Murray, 1953 A biography of Axel Munthe, author of "Story of San Michele". 217 pages. A bit of marginalia and underlining, DJ top edge has several small splits (now in mylar sleeve). . 3rd Printing of This Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Good +. 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 ".
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Dissolving Image The Spiritual-estheic Development of W. B. Yeats

by Levine, Bernard

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1970
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780814314142
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Detroit MI: Wayne State University Press, 1970 Primarily a study of Yeats's spiritual-esthetic development through an examination of some of his key poems. 180 pages. Name inked small on free front endpage; DJ top edge has several 1/4" splits (now in mylar sleeve).. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 ''.
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Wisdom of the Sands

by de Saint Exupery, Antoine

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
P826
ISBN
9780226733722
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$100.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1979 Translated by Stuart Gilbert from the French "Citadelle", Wallace Fowlie introduction. Rear cover sun-faded around edges, name inked on inside front cover, newspaper has paritially darkened pages 28-29. Text block Near Fine.. P826. Paperback. Near Fine. 5 1/4 x 8 ''.
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The Gift Imagination and the Erotic Life of Property

by Hyde, Lewis

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1983
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Very Good
ISBN
9780394715193
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New York: Vintage, 1983 "This ground-breaking work of literary anthropology is a daring, entirely original undertaking destined to have a profound impact on our understanding of the role of the artist in our society." 327 pages. The half-title page has an inked greeting, cover has a tiny chip, otherwise Fine condition.. Paperback. Very Good. 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 ".… Read more
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Milton's "Lycidas" Edited to Serve as an Introduction to Criticism

by Elledge, Scott

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1966
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Very Good
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New York: Harper & Row, 1966 "Edited to serve as an introduction to criticism: the tradition: pastoral elegies, classical consolations, renaissance pastorals; the theory of the monody; contemporary elegies. John Milton; England in 1637, and selections from commentary on "Lycidas". 330 pages. Top edges of pages very faintly foxed, DJ spine top worn.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good +.… Read more
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